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Definition of Playa

  • A beach; a strand; in the plains and deserts of Texas, New Mexico, and Arizona, a broad, level spot, on which subsequently becomes dry by evaporation.

How to use playa in a sentence. Playa pronunciation.

Entonces, mi futuro, lo veo en la playa, sin Internet, para descansar con mi mujer ;-) = ¿Qué piensa Ud.
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Every one familiar with Arizona and New Mexico knows how the sudden summer showers fill the mountain valleys with floods which flow down upon the plain and rapidly spread out into broad, thin sheets, often known as playas.
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The next day he continued his course westwards, and named another headland _Punta de la Playa_; this was a Wednesday, August the first; and as the fleet passed between La Galera and La Playa, the South American continent was first discovered, some twenty-five leagues distant.
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From the Cape of Galera to the point where he took the water, which I believed he named "Punta de la Playa," he says that having been a great way, and running east-west (he should say that he went from east to west) there was no port in all that way, but the land was well populated and tilled, and with many trees and thick groves, the most beautiful thing in the world, the trees reaching to the sea.
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Plata, Puerto de, 220 n., 296 n., 346. Playa, Punta de la, 333. Pliny, quoted, 324, 348, 353. Polo, Marco, 364, 393 n., 406 n., 426 n. Porras, Diego de, report of fourth voyage of Columbus, 388, 407 n. Port Clarence, Long Island, 120 n. Porto Rico, 223, 225; reports of gold, 225; copper reported, 226; location, 230; Columbus at, 294-295; mentioned, 321, 338, 359, 408. Portugal, relations with Spain, 246.
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French Fleet, on our going to look in the proper Island, is found to be all off for home; men 'mostly starved or otherwise dead,' we hear; so that now, after this last short delay,-To Carthagena with all sail. "Wednesday Evening, 15th March, 1741, We anchor in the Playa Grande, the waste surfy Shallow which washes Carthagena seaward: 124 sail of us, big and little.
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Examples of Playa

Example #1
El desarollo va tan rápido, que es difícil soportarlo físicamente.
Example #2
Tengo la impresión de vivir las historias que se leen en la prensa sobre los start-up.
Example #3
There the water stands a short time and then either sinks into the ground or evaporates.
Example #4
The importance of summer rains in stimulating growth and in facilitating the early stages of agriculture is noteworthy.
Example #5
The ships approached the island from the east, and then coasted its shore for five leagues beyond the cape named by Columbus _La Galera_, because of it's imagined resemblance to a galley under sail.
Example #6
Save for their loin-cloths of various coloured cottons, they were entirely naked.